High Schools

Sabers open outdoor track season with clean sweep of competition

A few rain drops did not spoil the season opener for Souhegan High School outdoor track and field teams Friday. Ben DeForest and Eli Moskowitz were double winners for the Sabers with DeForest running and leaping his way to first in the high hurdles (14.7 seconds) and high jump (6 fee, 2 ...

Nashua North boys track team still running strong

The Nashua North boys track team has to be confident entering the 2014 outdoor season. The majority of the team returns after last year’s undefeated, Division I championship season. That extra year of experience could go a long away in the Titans’ quest to become the first ...

Doubles sweep locks up win for Hollis Brookline girls

Nicole Hall (No. 2, 8-4 victory), Teresa Randlett (No. 3, 8-1) and Lizzy Davis (No. 4, 8-6) recorded singles wins for Hollis Brookline, which then swept the doubles matches for a 6-3 win over Coe-Brown on Friday. The doubles pairings of Lian Tumas/Hall, Randlett/Davis and Courtney Koran/Audra ...

South boys shut out by Concord

Kaushil Patel, Branden Stempler, Sam McIntyre, Brian Barrows, Kunal Shah and Craig Freeman all put together strong efforts only to come out on the short end of their respective singles and doubles matches in Nashua South’s 9-0 loss to Concord.

Bishop Guertin boys fall 7-2 in Exeter

Brian Xiao won his first singles match 8-6 and Ryan Montbleau beat his No. 4 opponent 8-2, but those were the only bright spots of the day for Bishop Guertin in a 7-2 road loss at Exeter. John Krapian gave a valiant effort for the Cardinals, dropping his No. 6 singles match 8-6, while ...

Lemire, Vander-Hayden shine in Wilton-Lyndeborough loss

Not only did Suzie Lemire and Taum Vander-Hayden record the only singles victories for Wilton-Lyndeborough, but the duo paired up to play in the match of the day. Unfortunately, unlike their individual wins, the Warriors tandem fell 9-8 (7-5) in the team’s 6-3 loss to Monadnock. The ...

For starters, Campbell hopes experience delivers again

Campbell High School softball coach Joe Raycraft keeps things simple. There’s no need to find colorful words in order to explain something as black and white as work ethic. Either a player/team has it, or they don’t. According to the veteran coach, his Cougars certainly ...

Former Souhegan High School softball coach returns – with Milford

A familiar face will be in the dugout for the Milford High School softball team this year. But when people see Jim Rines wearing a blue ‘M’ on his hat, they might have to do a double take. After six years away from coaching the high school game, the longtime Souhegan coach ...

HB girls open tennis season with win over Souhegan

Hollis Brookline utilized singles wins from Nicole Hall (8-4 over Maeve Morgan), Teresa Randlett (8-6 over Annie Plotzmann), Lizzy Davis (8-4 over Bailey Farris), Courtney Koran (8-3 over Natalie Nelson) and Audra Paradie (8-5 over Gina Mancini) to grab a four-match lead on its way to a 6-3 ...

Nashua South girls top Winnacunnet

With everything knotted after singles action, Nashua South recorded wins at second and third doubles as the Panthers pulled out a 5-4 win over Winnacunnett. Micaela Baney, who won her No. 2 singles match (9-8, tiebreaker), teamed up with No. 3 singles winner Samantha Harden for an 8-6 No. 2 ...

Nashua North blanked by Bedford

Four-time champion Bedford met minimal resistance in a 9-0 home win over Nashua North on Wednesday as the Bulldogs improved to 2-0 and the Titans fell to 0-2. North’s Sam Kluger rallied from a 4-1 deficit to lose 8-5 at second singles, while Titans teammate Connor King rallied from ...

Winnacunnet tops South

Sumeet Salvi and Sam McIntyre teamed up for an 8-5 win at second doubles, recording the only win of the day for Nashua South in an 8-1 loss to Winnacunnet Regional of Hampton. Salvi and McIntyre had all-around solid days, both falling just short in singles action. Salvi dropped his third ...

Blanc, Brooks solid in Milford’s loss to Lebanon

With two veterans sidelined by injury or personal reason, Milford saw two players new to the sport this spring step up and surprise. Jared Blanc, listed as Milford’s seventh player on the depth chart, recorded the Spartans only win on the day – 9-7 at fifth singles. Blanc ...

Broncos come up short versus Astros

Alvirne came up just short in its second match of the season, losing 5-4 to Pinkerton Academy of Derry. Picking up singles wins for the Broncos (0-2) were No. 3 Dominique Kaempf (8-4), No. 5 Halie Martineau (8-5) and No. 6 Hanna Bate (8-5). Martineau and Bate also paired up for the Broncos ...

Alvirne boys squeak past Pinkerton

Matt O’Brien and Raul Stedile scored 8-0, 8-3 wins respectively to help Alvirne pull out a 5-4 win over Pinkerton Academy. Sam Bonney recorded the other singles win for the Broncos (1-1), who also recorded wins at first and second doubles thanks to the O’Brien/Stedile and ...

Bedford snaps Bishop Guertin’s 68-match win streak

BEDFORD – Barry Ndinya could see his Bishop Guertin High School girls tennis team was nervous going into Monday’s season opener against Bedford. Those nerves – along with the absence of five of the Cardinals’ top six players from last season – ...

Bishop Guertin looking for record fifth title in a row

The Bishop Guertin High School boys lacrosse team is looking to make history this season, and there doesn’t appear to be many teams in the Cardinals’ way. Last year’s Division I championship gives Bishop Guertin four titles in a row, something only one other boys ...